June 22, 2016

Change of command for 412th Medical Operations Squadron

Air Force photograph by Ethan Wagner

Col. Karen Cox-Dean (left), 412th Medical Group commander, passes the 412th Medical Operations Squadron guidon to Lt. Col. Catherine Callender, who succeeded Lt. Col. Corey Munro (right). The change of command ceremony was held at Club Muroc, Edwards Air Force Base, Calif., June 13, 2016.

The 412th MDOS oversees numerous departments including Bioenvironmental Services, the dental clinic, Flight Medicine, Family Practice, Immunizations, Mental Health, Public Health and the Optometry Clinic.

Callender comes to the high desert from Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, Texas, where she served at the Air Force Personnel Center as Assignment and Workforce Development Support Branch chief.

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